Justices

Assigned Judges

The following are currently sitting on assignment:

  • Judge Allan Goodman (Retired) of the Los Angeles Superior Court, will be sitting Pro-Tem in Division Two until March 31, 2017.
  • Judge Rupa Goswami of the Los Angeles Superior Court, will be sitting Pro-Tem in Division Three until March 31, 2017.
  • Judge Curtis Kin of the Los Angeles Superior Court, will be sitting Pro-Tem in Division Five until March 31, 2017.
  • Judge Sanjay T. Kumar of the Los Angeles Superior Court, will be sitting Pro-Tem in Division Five until February 28, 2017.
  • Judge Michael Small of the Los Angeles Superior Court, will be sitting Pro-Tem in Division Seven until March 31, 2017.
  • Judge Douglas W. Sortino of the Los Angeles Superior Court, will be sitting Pro-Tem in Division Eight until March 31, 2017.

Justices by Division

Division One 
Presiding Justice Frances Rothschild
Associate Justice Victoria Gerrard Chaney
Associate Justice Jeffrey W. Johnson
Associate Justice Elwood Lui

Division Two
President Justice (Vacant)
Associate Justice Judith Ashmann-Gerst
Associate Justice Victoria M. Chavez
Associate Justice Brian M. Hoffstadt

Division Three
Presiding Justice Lee Smalley Edmon
Associate Justice Richard D. Aldrich
Associate Justice Luis A. Lavin
Associate Justice (Vacant)

Division Four
Presiding Justice Norman L. Epstein
Associate Justice Thomas L. Willhite, Jr.
Associate Justice Nora M. Manella
Associate Justice Audrey B. Collins

Division Five
Presiding Justice Paul Turner
Associate Justice Sandy R. Kriegler
Associate Justice Lamar W. Baker
Associate Justice (Vacant)

Division Six
Presiding Justice Arthur Gilbert
Associate Justice Kenneth R. Yegan
Associate Justice Steven Z. Perren
Associate Justice Martin J. Tangeman

Division Seven
Presiding Justice Dennis M. Perluss
Associate Justice Laurie D. Zelon
Associate Justice John L. Segal
Associate Justice (Vacant)

Division Eight
Presiding Justice Tricia A. Bigelow
Associate Justice Laurence D. Rubin
Associate Justice Madeleine Flier
Associate Justice Elizabeth A. Grimes

Former Justices

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